Won’t technology make jobs obsolete?
Technology will continue to transform our lives. Many jobs will be automated, while others will be invented. With a job guarantee, tech change will no longer be a threat to livelihoods. Instead, it can help increase productivity, reduce working hours, and improve standards of living without the loss of meaningful employment.
Because the job guarantee is conceived as a care program for the environment, people, and communities, it is unlikely that societies would run out of useful things to do. If society considers it important to provide jobs for all who want them, no robot can stand in the way of doing just that.Back to all FAQs